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A Short Visual Tour of the Launch of AGELESS LIVING at The KiMo

On Friday night and Saturday – March 16/17 – the first six Ageless Living best-selling authors and wisdom keepers hit it out of the park during the launch of Part One of this Live conference & PBS Series at the KiMo Theater in ABQ. Touching hearts, inspiring minds and offering their unique wisdom, inspiration and practical guidance for this complicated passage we all are making toward a time of renewed hope and positive commitment to the greater good of the greatest number.

We are deeply grateful to all of our sponsors, our talented production team who helped us successfully record the first 6 PBS specials, all of our volunteers and those of you who added your energy to this special event.

If you were not able to join us, we thought you would enjoy this short visual tour. And in a few days you’ll also find a short video on the home page that will give you an even more direct experience.

And if you’d like to reserve your seats for the June 16/17 and September 7/8 conferences at the Lensic Performing Arts Center in Santa Fe. Student tickets are now available at $49. Reserve seating at $79 and $99. And a limited number of VIP Seats at $139. One low ticket price covers each of these one- evening, one-day special conferences. Special Group Discounts and Multiple Event Discounts are available at and the Lensic Box Office.


George & Sedena Cappannelli, Co-founders of AgeNation &
Empower New Mexico & Co-Producers of Ageless Living welcome the audience.


Some inspiring music to open the conference with singer-song writer Chris Chickering
and Donald Murphy on guitar. Chris’s music speaks to those interested in personal transformation.

Here Are The Talented Authors Who Inspired, Informed and Touched The Hearts of All –
From L to R – Master Mingtong Gu, Joan Borysenko, Dr Larry Dossey.
Joseph Gagnon, Barbara Marx Hubbard, and Ashton Applewhite.


One of the highlights of the opening evening was the presentation of one of AgeNation’s
2018 Life Achievement Awards to Visionary and Futurist, Barbara Marx Hubbard.
Joan Borysenko, a 2016 recipient participated in the presentation.

Friday Evening’s Featured author was Ashton Applewhite whose refreshing wit, honesty and
eye opening information is helping to reduce Ageism, one of the last remaining unaddressed
prejudices in America. Ashton is the author of a recent break though book, This Chair Rocks.


Throughout the conference, Sedena Cappannelli, accompanied at times by musician and song writer,
Laurianne Fiorentino, Introduced the audience to a varying of wellness exercises and skills
that are part of her innovative Personal Energy Program.

Internationally renowned Qigong Master, Mingtong Gu kicked off what proved to be a fabulous and
inspiring Saturday with his engaging program that explored his contemporized version of the 5000 year
old Wisdom Healing Qigong Practice that is supporting new generations of aging individuals around
the world to lead healthier and more vital lives.

Dr. Joan Borysenko, NY Times Best Selling Author and Mind/Body Expert,
shared her insights and practical strategies in an informative and valuable program –
Mind Over Aging, Five Steps to Turn Back The Clock.

High Performance Athlete and Leadership Expert, Joe Gagnon inspired the audience
by sharing his personal story, captured in his new book,
Living The High Performance Life, An Ordinary Joe’s Guide To The Extraordinary.


New York Times Best Selling Author and Distinguished Physician, Dr Larry Dossey has
been a pioneer in helping his colleagues in the medical profession expand their horizons to
include a number of ways in which healing does and can occur. In this inspiring program –
Healthy Living – Visions of Immortality, Dr Dossey explored some of our limited beliefs
about life and what may lie beyond it.


American visionary and futurist, Barbara Marx Hubbard shared some of her personal
secrets and strategies that allow this 88 year old woman to be able to declare that she is
Getting Newer Every Day. Creativity, what she refers to as ‘vocational arousal’ and more
are just some of the highlights of this program.


And, of course, a fitting, inspirational close featuring award-winning singer-song writer,
Laurianne Fiorentino and all of the authors and hosts.

The Ageless Living Conference – September 7/8
at The Lensic Performing Arts Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Photographs by Linda Carfagno

George and Sedena Cappannelli Co-Founders of AgeNation and Empower New Mexico and
Co-Producers of Ageless Living Welcome the Audience to the September Ageless Living Conference.

A Backstage Photo of the Gifted Group of Authors Who Made Ageless Living In September such a success.
From L to R – Front Row – Lynne Twist, Anita Moorjani, Bruce Lipton, Sedena Cappannelli,
Back Row = George Cappannelli, Eben Alexander, Karen Newell, John Gray, Gregg Braden & Jeddah Mali.

Santa Fe County Commissioner Anna Hanson read portions of the Santa Fe County Proclamation
Naming the Week of September 2-9 as Ageless Living Week. With the cast of Ageless Living
Authors in the background.

Talented Singer/Song Writer, Martha Reich began Friday Evening with Grace and Heart.
She was accompanied by the inspiring cellist, Michael Kott, below.

Following an opening keynote by George and Sedena Cappannelli, the inspirational Lynne Twist
touched and motivated the audience with a talk on The Soul of Money, Living A Committed Life.

Sedena Cappannelli began a remarkable Saturday with a practice from her Personal Energy Program
(PEP) one of the valuable wellness practices she introduces as part of Ageless Living Wellness Program

Neurosurgeon and author of Proof of Heaven, Eben Alexander and Karen Newell, co-author
with Eben of Living in a Mindful Universe, begin a day of extraordinary featured talks.

The dynamic Jeddah Mali talked about Intelligent Design and her journey from a young child
experiencing extra sensory perception to a journey of discovery with some of the leading spiritual
teachers of our time including the Dalai Lama and now to leading programs in 60 countries.

The remarkable and courageous John Gray touched hearts and inspired us with an exploration
of his new book, Beyond Mars and Venus and his talk delivered in moving tribute to his wife
Bonnie who passed 8 days before Ageless Living.

The passionate and inspiring Bruce Lipton took us on a journey into the Biology of Belief to
explore the fact that we are not the victims of our genetics as only this loving and
distinguished scientist and author can.

From ancient cultures to heart coherence, from the rigors of science to the depths of
spirituality, Gregg Braden touched both our minds and our hearts with his usual grace
and courage.

Anita Moorjani had the audience enthralled with her story of her Near Death Experience
and her remarkable recovery just months after waking from a coma her doctors predicted
would be the end of her life. Anita’s unassuming courage and the power of her recovery
inspired everyone.

And Martha Reich accompanied by her husband, Gregg Braden on flute brought this
inspiring and empowering multiple day conference to a close.

For more information on the Ageless Living Initiative, please bookmark and keep revisiting this website. You will also find information on some of the upcoming Ageless Living Dialogues. The first will be held on November 7th at the Hotel Santa Fe at 5:30 PM. The event will be co-hosted by the Tessa Horan Foundation and will focus on Building Bridges Across Generations.

Also look for online Q&A Programs, webinars and wonderful courses designed to support all of us in living the lives we were born to live.

Finally, look for information on the start dates for the Ageless Living Series on PBS.